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Hi, I have a high definition screen and I was wondering if it would be possible to "zoom" the screen
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??? Zoom what?
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im saying, the display is 1900*1200, but is it possible that the screen is 1600 * 1050 abd to slide the screen across the display^
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I am so lost, that diagram didnt help much either
    
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llol

ok


you know when you play warcraft?
imagine the map as the desktop and what you see as the "zoomed" desktop
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uhh, you can do that i guess... but it only works if you like have two displays and one is bigger then the other, same res; one has a window part is displays.

But why the heck would you want that with a huge screen like that? I guess if you cant read it or whatever...

windows vista has a function with a magnifier, the area around your cursor gets magnified... you'll have to wait a month though.

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well, im on a laptop right now, and it is 17" widescreen. the resolution is awesome to play games or 3d design, but for the other things, I think it is too small
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so, if I under stand you correctly, the visual elements of the screen are too small for normal use, correct? If this is the case, you can increase font and icon size from within Windows. Right-click the desktop>Properties>Appearance and change the "Font size" drop-down menu choice.

Programs like IE and Firefox also allow you to increase text size. In Firefox click View>Text size
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thank you, this is what I was looking for, but is it possible to change the font between "normal" and "large"?
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